The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 157 111 97
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -14
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 71 110 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.29% 2.08% 2.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.94% 5.59% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 36 92 85
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
Clustering
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1800 1968 1850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.76% 37.15% 36.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1240 1391 1511
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Clustering across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Clustering
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Clustering across the Berkshire region.

Clustering Salary Trend in Berkshire

Clustering
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Clustering across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Clustering
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -18 46 £52,500 +34.61% 8
Bracknell -8 14 £27,500 -45.00% 2
Slough -8 5 £42,000 -9.67%
Maidenhead -5 3 £32,000 -8.57%
Clustering
South East

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Clustering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Clustering.

1 117 (72.22%) Windows
2 74 (45.68%) Microsoft
3 73 (45.06%) Active Directory
4 71 (43.83%) MS Exchange
4 71 (43.83%) Security Cleared
5 60 (37.04%) VMware
6 57 (35.19%) Citrix
7 54 (33.33%) SQL
8 53 (32.72%) Windows XP
8 53 (32.72%) Exchange Server 2003
9 52 (32.10%) SharePoint
10 51 (31.48%) Blackberry
10 51 (31.48%) Exchange Server 2010
11 49 (30.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 47 (29.01%) DV Cleared
13 43 (26.54%) Disaster Recovery
14 41 (25.31%) Oracle
15 39 (24.07%) SQL Server
15 39 (24.07%) SC Cleared
15 39 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
16 38 (23.46%) High Availability
17 36 (22.22%) Replication
18 35 (21.60%) Veritas
19 34 (20.99%) IIS
19 34 (20.99%) PowerShell
20 33 (20.37%) Live Communications Server
21 31 (19.14%) Windows Server 2003
21 31 (19.14%) Fujitsu
22 25 (15.43%) NetBackup
23 24 (14.81%) Linux

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Clustering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Clustering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 71 (43.83%) MS Exchange
2 53 (32.72%) Exchange Server 2003
3 52 (32.10%) SharePoint
4 51 (31.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 49 (30.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 34 (20.99%) IIS
7 33 (20.37%) Live Communications Server
8 22 (13.58%) Apache
9 20 (12.35%) SharePoint Server
10 18 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
10 18 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
11 16 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2013
12 15 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2000
13 12 (7.41%) Lotus Domino
14 5 (3.09%) nginx
15 4 (2.47%) Resin
15 4 (2.47%) JBoss
16 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
17 1 (0.62%) Lync
17 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.09%) SaaS
2 4 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.58%) DNS
1 22 (13.58%) SAN
2 21 (12.96%) Internet
3 11 (6.79%) Firewall
4 8 (4.94%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.70%) NAS
6 5 (3.09%) BGP
6 5 (3.09%) LDAP
7 3 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (1.85%) DHCP
8 2 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (1.23%) Network Security
8 2 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.23%) VPN
8 2 (1.23%) VoIP
8 2 (1.23%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.62%) WPA
9 1 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.62%) Wireless
9 1 (0.62%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.20%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (14.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (10.49%) EDRMS
4 16 (9.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (8.64%) MySQL
5 14 (8.64%) IDOL
6 11 (6.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (6.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (6.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (6.17%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (4.32%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (2.47%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.62%) DB2
10 1 (0.62%) MS Access
10 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (9.88%) TestDirector
2 15 (9.26%) QuickTest Pro
2 15 (9.26%) WinRunner
3 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (7.41%) Spanish Language
2 8 (4.94%) French Language
3 7 (4.32%) German Language
4 6 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.47%) Retail
6 3 (1.85%) Finance
7 1 (0.62%) Advertising
7 1 (0.62%) Back Office
7 1 (0.62%) Marketing
7 1 (0.62%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 56 (34.57%) Support Engineer
2 34 (20.99%) Consultant
2 34 (20.99%) Messaging Engineer
3 33 (20.37%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 33 (20.37%) 2nd Line Support
3 33 (20.37%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 19 (11.73%) SQL Server Consultant
4 19 (11.73%) Senior Consultant
5 14 (8.64%) Technical Support
5 14 (8.64%) DBA
6 13 (8.02%) SQL Server DBA
6 13 (8.02%) SQL DBA
6 13 (8.02%) Wintel Consultant
7 12 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
7 12 (7.41%) Technical Support Engineer
7 12 (7.41%) Administrator
7 12 (7.41%) Analyst
8 10 (6.17%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
8 10 (6.17%) Test Analyst
8 10 (6.17%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.47%) Java EE
1 4 (2.47%) .NET
2 3 (1.85%) XML
2 3 (1.85%) ASP.NET
2 3 (1.85%) Ajax
2 3 (1.85%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.62%) Middleware
3 1 (0.62%) Web Services
3 1 (0.62%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.62%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 51 (31.48%) Blackberry
2 36 (22.22%) Replication
3 12 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.47%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.47%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.23%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.62%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.62%) HP StorageWorks
7 1 (0.62%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 117 (72.22%) Windows
2 53 (32.72%) Windows XP
3 31 (19.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (14.81%) Linux
5 23 (14.20%) UNIX
6 16 (9.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (6.17%) CentOS
9 9 (5.56%) Solaris
10 8 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (3.09%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.23%) AIX
12 2 (1.23%) HPUX
12 2 (1.23%) SUSE
13 1 (0.62%) VMS
13 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (26.54%) Disaster Recovery
2 38 (23.46%) High Availability
3 23 (14.20%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (12.96%) Release Management
5 18 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (9.88%) Migration
6 16 (9.88%) Test Automation
7 15 (9.26%) Change Control
8 14 (8.64%) Change Management
9 12 (7.41%) Incident Management
10 10 (6.17%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (5.56%) ITIL
11 9 (5.56%) Test Scripting
12 7 (4.32%) Asset Management
12 7 (4.32%) Time Management
13 5 (3.09%) Project Management
14 4 (2.47%) Load Balancing
14 4 (2.47%) Software Engineering
14 4 (2.47%) DevOps
15 3 (1.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 54 (33.33%) SQL
2 34 (20.99%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.94%) Python
4 6 (3.70%) Perl
5 5 (3.09%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.47%) PHP
6 4 (2.47%) Java
6 4 (2.47%) VBScript
7 3 (1.85%) C#
8 2 (1.23%) VB
8 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (43.83%) Security Cleared
2 47 (29.01%) DV Cleared
3 39 (24.07%) SC Cleared
4 16 (9.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (9.26%) ISEB
5 15 (9.26%) MCP
6 10 (6.17%) Degree
7 9 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (4.94%) MCSE
9 6 (3.70%) ISTQB
10 5 (3.09%) MCITP
11 4 (2.47%) RHCE
12 3 (1.85%) MCSA
12 3 (1.85%) CCNA
12 3 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (1.23%) CCNP
13 2 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.62%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (45.06%) Active Directory
2 39 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (12.96%) VMware ESX
3 21 (12.96%) Hyper-V
4 18 (11.11%) XenApp
5 15 (9.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 14 (8.64%) ISA Server
7 7 (4.32%) vSphere
8 6 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.85%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (1.23%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.23%) KVM
11 1 (0.62%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.62%) Firmware
11 1 (0.62%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 25 (15.43%) NetBackup
2 17 (10.49%) HP Quality Center
3 16 (9.88%) Netcool
3 16 (9.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 16 (9.88%) McAfee ePO
4 9 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (3.09%) cPanel
5 5 (3.09%) Webmin
5 5 (3.09%) Backup Exec
5 5 (3.09%) Plesk
6 4 (2.47%) Puppet
6 4 (2.47%) Munin
6 4 (2.47%) Nagios
6 4 (2.47%) ARCserve
7 2 (1.23%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (1.23%) SCCM
7 2 (1.23%) SCOM
7 2 (1.23%) AppManager
7 2 (1.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 74 (45.68%) Microsoft
2 60 (37.04%) VMware
3 57 (35.19%) Citrix
4 41 (25.31%) Oracle
5 35 (21.60%) Veritas
6 31 (19.14%) Fujitsu
7 17 (10.49%) Meridio
8 16 (9.88%) McAfee
8 16 (9.88%) Red Hat
9 10 (6.17%) EMC
10 9 (5.56%) Symantec
11 8 (4.94%) Cisco
12 6 (3.70%) HP
13 5 (3.09%) F5
14 3 (1.85%) Hitachi
14 3 (1.85%) Sun
15 2 (1.23%) Sybase
15 2 (1.23%) NetIQ
16 1 (0.62%) Red Gate
16 1 (0.62%) Facebook
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